There's much to see and do while you're visiting! We've included this page, full of information about our favorite spots, activities and restaurants for you to check out during your stay.
Watch Hill Lighthouse sits atop a bluff on the north side of the eastern entrance to Fishers Island Sound. Its a nice walk or bike ride from the house and back.
Paddle Surf RI offers a variety of Surf and Paddle Board activities including surfing lessons, paddle board tours, stand up paddle board rentals and kayaks.
They have a waterfront location on the river for calm paddling experience. They operate out of a repurposed houseboat with comfy
patio seating for your enjoyment!
Visit their website for more info. about their offerings and booking:
The Flying Horse Carousel is a
historic carousel in Watch Hill, it is the oldest operating carousel in the United States in which the horses are suspended from chains.
Enjoy an ice cream afterwards at St, Clair's!
The Westerly Land Trust conserves 1,700 acres of local land that supports agriculture, hosts over 25 miles of hiking trails for recreation, and provides valuable wildlife habitat.
Napatree Bikes has provided rentals of comfortable bicycles for vacationers to the western Rhode Island beaches since 2002. Riding Watch Hill, Misquamicut, Weekapaug, Shelter Harbor, and Charlestown is a gentle exploration, with bike-friendly roads and little chance of getting lost.
Proudly located in the seaside city of Westerly, Grey Sail Brewing of RI is southern Rhode Island's premier
microbrewery equipped to produce up to 4,000 barrels of handcrafted beer per year.
63 Canal St, Downtown Westerly, RI
Beer Garden Hours:
Thursday, Friday: 3PM - 8PM
Saturday: 12PM - 8PM
Sunday: 12PM - 6PM
Perched high on the bluffs of Watch Hill, Rhode Island, with sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean, the OH! Spa at the Ocean House is the only Forbes Five-Star spa in Rhode Island. The spa offers the best seasonal treatments and products.
Visit their website for info. about their hours and offerings:
The Vintage Cigar Lounge & Club is located right in downtown Westerly. They offer a spacious 2,000 square foot lounge with comfortable seating, full bar and a walk-in humidor with over 375 premium cigars.
Winnapaug Country Club is a golf facility that lies on ocean views in Westerly, Rhode Island. They are the only public 18-Hole Golf Course in Westerly.
184 Shore Road, Westerly, RI 02891
401 . 596 . 1237
ProShop Golf Professionals:
401 . 596 . 1237
The Block Island Ferry is your fastest link to Block Island, Rhode Island. The Block Island Ferry is the only year-round ferry service to Block Island. Based in Point Judith, (Narragansett), RI, the Block Island Ferry offers Traditional ferry service, (55 minute voyage) as well as the fastest ferry trip from the mainland on the High speed ferry service, (30 minute cruise) from Pt. Judith, RI.
304 Great Island Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
Wilcox Park is a park and arboretum located at 71 ½ High Street, downtown Westerly. It is open to the public at all times, without fee, and has been on the National Register of Historic Places.
Founded in 1649, Stonington Borough is a quaint, historic village.
Eclectic shops, art galleries, boutiques and restaurants line Water Street. Concerts, lectures, garden tours, parades and farmer’s markets happen year-round. Museums house intimate collections of maritime artifacts and opportunities to discover the lives of famed sea captains.
A favorite breakfast spot for locals!
Great prices & great service.
Shore House Fav: Yellow Eye Bean Salad in a sourdough puff. Literally, nothing better!
The Grey Fav: Whole wheat muffin filled with nuts and cranberry. So, amazingly mouth-watering!
Located next to the Shorecrest
Store, they have some of the best
sandwiches around. And its right next door to the Shore House!
Shore House Fav: The MSC Turkey - yum!
Located on the bridge [river] between Westerly & Pawcatuck it is easy to miss this gem! Vegetarian Friendly, Cozy, little restaurant, with great food, and awesome staff. A full menu of both breakfast and lunch, its always difficult to chose. Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options.
Shore House Fav: Keto Style & a Bloody Mary
The Grey Fav: ANYTHING SPECIAL!!! Salmon, breakfast for lunch, etc. etc. etc!
Family owned and operated Ice
Cream and Sandwich shop located in
downtown historic Watch Hill, RI.
Mexican fusion - a neighborhood eatery with a real coastal vibe serving delicious margaritas, tacos, and nachos in a cool and hip spacious venue. Located in the heart of historic downtown Westerly.
Shore House Fav: Surf Nachos with seafood guacamole. OMG!
The Grey Fav: Mexican Flatbread, yum!
Stop in for a family dinner and enjoy
dinner in The Bradford Room or come in with friends and take a seat at a high top in the bar area or at the 35 seat center square bar surrounded by 10 HD TVs. With 24 assorted drafts on tap you can enjoy a tall frosty mug of beer at unbeatable prices!
Friday and Saturday nights beginning at 5PM the tavern offers prime rib, a
local favorite, a variety of dinner specials, and at 9PM, live entertainment.
Shore House Fav: Fish sandwich w/ a cup of clam chowder
Popular and favorite local spot. The best Thai food in RI! Great vegetarian options, fresh vegetables, and authentic spices. Small, intimate setting located in downtown Westerly across from the train station.
Whitney and his staff are so nice and accommodating. Treat them well they work super hard - a testament to the wait on Fridays!
Shore House Fav: Fresh Basil Roll & Yellow Curry with Chicken (so ono!)
The Grey Fav: Calamari and Veggie Lover's Special
Open for breakfast and lunch it also has a deli-style takeaway section. Walking distance from the house.
Shore House Fav: Jen's (pastry chef) Gluten-free Chocolate Hazelnut cookie. Seriously nothing better on the planet!
The Grey Fav: Blackberry crumble
The most atmospheric restaurant in
Watch Hill, the Olympia is an authentic 1916 soda-fountain-turned bistro with varnished wooden booths, pink walls and black-and-white checkered floor tiles.
The chowder is amazing!
Shore House Fav: Jackie's Manhattan perfect & a Swan for dessert
Owner Jeanie always greets her guests even when she is running the kitchen. Service is impeccable. The cuisine is absolutely the finest dining in New England. Unique cuisine, awesome desserts, and a very beautiful establishment. Amazing date night destination. Reservations needed.
Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner with
a stunning view and a side of salty sea breeze at one of three al fresco restaurants. When the sun sets, on select Friday evenings, enjoy the famed OH lobster boils on their private beach.
See website for details.
The Grey & Shore House Fav: Sunday Brunch - and any dining experience!
A comfortable, intimate setting for
memorable meals for breakfast and
dinner. No matter the season you can
expect the finest and freshest local
ingredients — farm-to-table food.
See website for details.